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Mon 9/24/2018 03:39 PMMotorists, Farmers: Stay Alert During Harvest Time!


Everyone is encouraged to share the road. Farmers and motorists alike should be safe, courteous drivers.
Fri 9/21/2018 03:59 PMTroop F: Driver Examination Stations Closed For Meeting


Captain Michael A. Turner, commanding officer of Troop F, Jefferson City, announces the temporary closing of the Boonville, Columbia, Eldon, and Jefferson City driver examination stations, on Thursday, September 27, 2018, for a meeting.
Thu 9/20/2018 10:02 AMMotorcycle Skills Test Temporarily Suspended At Poplar Bluff Driver Examination Station


Captain Jeffrey N. Vitale, commanding officer of Troop E, Poplar Bluff, announces that the motorcycle skills portion of the testing process will be suspended for the Poplar Bluff Driver Examination Station on Friday, September 28, 2018, due to another event at the site.
Wed 9/19/2018 03:37 PMMissouri State Highway Patrol To Participate In "Operation Clear Track"


Missouri State Highway Patrol Troop D troopers will participate in “Operation Clear Track” during Rail Safety Week September 23-29, 2018.
Wed 9/19/2018 01:33 PMPatrol Assists In The Search For Wanted Subject In Miller County


Troopers from the Lake of the Ozarks area responded to the scene. The Patrol’s helicopter 93MP was requested and responded, also.
Wed 9/12/2018 04:02 PMHomicide Investigation Results In Arrests


The Missouri State Highway Patrol announces the arrests of Calvin L. Trent, 59, and Willis L. Trent, 36, both of Greenfield, Missouri, for the apparent murder of Devin M. Hunt, 31, also of Greenfield, Missouri.
Wed 9/12/2018 08:31 AMLieutenant John Enderle Promoted To Captain


Lieutenant John M. Enderle, Q/GD, is being promoted to the rank of captain and designated commanding officer of Troop D, Springfield, MO.
Tue 9/11/2018 10:08 AMTroop H: Results Of MCSAP SAFETE Operation


Captain James E. McDonald, commanding officer Troop H, St. Joseph, announces the results of a Motor Carrier Safety Assistance Program SAFETE operation conducted in Buchanan County.
Fri 9/7/2018 09:52 AMCaptain Juan O. Villanueva Retires


Captain Juan O. Villanueva, commanding officer of Troop D, Springfield, MO, retires after more than 31 years of dedicated service.
Thu 9/6/2018 04:40 PMWeather Forecast: Missouri May Experience Dangerous Flooding


The National Weather Service is forecasting heavy rainfall for the next several days from the remnants of Tropical Cyclone Gordon and a stalled cold front.
Wed 9/5/2018 04:39 PM Coordinated Effort In Phelps County Leads To Multiple Drug-Related Arrests


Captain James W. Remillard, commanding officer of Troop I, announces that on September 5, 2018, a coordinated effort in Phelps County led to several narcotics-related arrests.
Tue 9/4/2018 04:37 PMTroop H Announces Results Of Impaired Driving Enforcement--Labor Day   


Captain James E. McDonald, commanding officer of Troop H, announces results of the Labor Day holiday weekend impaired driving enforcement operations.
Tue 9/4/2018 04:27 PMTroop D Announces Results Of Motor Carrier Safety Assistance Program Enforcement Operation


Captain Juan Villanueva, commanding officer of Troop D, announces the results of a one-day Motor Carrier Safety Assistance Program SAFETE operation in Greene County on August 31, 2018.
Tue 9/4/2018 03:48 PMTroop H Announces Results Of Hazardous Moving Operations--Labor Day


Captain James E. McDonald, commanding officer of Troop H, announces the results of the Labor Day holiday weekend operations.
Tue 9/4/2018 01:22 PMTroop G Releases Labor Day Holiday Enforcement Totals


Captain Mark G. Inman, commanding officer, Troop G, Willow Springs, announces the results of a special enforcement operation conducted during the Labor Day holiday period on the peak travel days of Friday, August 31, 2018, and Monday, September 3, 2018.
Tue 9/4/2018 12:01 PMTroop I Announces 2018 Labor Day Enforcement And Crash Totals


Captain James W. Remillard, commanding officer of Troop I, announces enforcement and crash totals for Troop I during the Labor Day holiday weekend.
Tue 9/4/2018 10:34 AMMSHP Releases Labor Day Holiday Statistics


Five people died in traffic crashes during the 2018 Labor Day holiday weekend. There were zero boating fatalities and no drownings during the same time period.
Fri 8/31/2018 04:42 PMDriver Examination Station In St. Robert To Be Closed On September 25


Captain James W. Remillard, commanding officer of Troop I, announces the closing of the driver examination station in St. Robert, Missouri, on September 25, 2018.
Fri 8/31/2018 04:33 PMTroop I To Conduct Hazardous Moving Enforcement Operation In Dent County


Captain James W. Remillard, commanding officer of Troop I, announces that during the month of September 2018, Troop I officers will conduct an enforcement project in Dent County.
Fri 8/31/2018 04:30 PMImpaired Driving Enforcement Operation In Texas County


A total of 26 citations and 31 warnings were issued in conjunction with an impaired driving enforcement project conducted in Texas County on August 25, 2018.
Fri 8/31/2018 08:01 AMPatrol Participates In International Overdose Awareness Day


Captain John J. Hotz, director of the Public Information and Education Division, encourages the public to join the Patrol and the National Safety Council in recognizing and taking part in International Overdose Awareness Day.
Thu 8/30/2018 01:23 PMTroop B To Participate In Special Enforcment Operations During September


Captain James E. Wilt, commanding officer of Troop B, Macon, announces during the month of September 2018, troopers will be participating in special enforcement operations in addition to the Labor Day holiday weekend Operation C.A.R.E.
Tue 8/28/2018 02:02 PMPatrol Provides Additional Explanation For RAP Back


Colonel Sandra K. Karsten, superintendent of the Missouri State Highway Patrol, would like to provide additional information to the public regarding the RAP Back program authorized by Missouri House Bill 1350.
Tue 8/28/2018 11:07 AMPatrol Provides Synopsis Of Some New Laws Related To Crime & Traffic Safety


Below is a synopsis of some of the new legislation the Missouri General Assembly recently enacted that is related to crime and motor vehicles. The listed legislation has been signed into law.
Mon 8/27/2018 03:56 PMTroop D Announces Results Of DWI Enforcement Saturation


Captain Juan Villanueva, commanding officer of Troop D, announces the results of a DWI enforcement saturation in Jasper County on Saturday, August 25, 2018.
Mon 8/27/2018 03:36 PMTroop I To Conduct An Impaired Driving Enforcement Operation In September


Captain James W. Remillard, commanding officer of Troop I, announces that during the month of September, Troop I officers will conduct an impaired driving enforcement operation in Phelps County.
Fri 8/24/2018 02:05 PMTroop I To Conduct Hazardous Moving Enforcement Operation In Laclede County


Captain James W. Remillard, commanding officer of Troop I, announces that during the month of September, Troop I officers will conduct a hazardous moving operation in Laclede County.
Fri 8/24/2018 02:04 PMTroop I Announces Special Enforcement Operations For Labor Day


Captain James Remillard, commanding officer of Troop I, announces that during the Labor Day holiday weekend, Troop I will conduct two hazardous moving operations in the following counties: Laclede, Pulaski, Phelps, Crawford, Maries, and Dent.
Fri 8/24/2018 10:32 AMColonel Sandra K. Karsten Will Retire September 1, 2018


Colonel Sandra K. Karsten, 23rd superintendent of the Missouri State Highway Patrol, has announced she will retire effective September 1, 2018, after 33 years of dedicated service.
Thu 8/23/2018 03:18 PMCape Girardeau Man Arrested For Child Pornography


The Missouri State Highway Patrol’s Division of Drug and Crime Control announces the arrest of Zexuan Fei, 27, of Cape Girardeau, Missouri, on Wednesday, August 22, 2018, for possession of child pornography.